1. H

    What sprayer?

    Hello, I’m looking at taking back our spraying in hand. We’ve had a contractor for a number of years but the timing of applications is getting worse and I think it’s expensive. Basically it’s a total workload of 3000-3500ac per year depending on rotation. We’re paying between £12,000 and £14,000...
  2. Syngenta UK

    Early moves to target wild oats

    Growers and agronomists now face the dilemma of an early application to remove competition from emerged wild oats, or holding off to allow more weeds to germinate. Syngenta grassweeds technical manager, Georgina Wood, urges Axial Pro treatment as soon as conditions allow, once weeds are...
  3. F

    How do you spray around poles and trees

    Do you. Fold up or drive around in a circle
  4. vulcan

    Which quad bike sprayer with a boom?

    Looking at getting a sprayer with a boom anyone any recommendations?local firm sell enduramaxx sprayers.what size of boom are people using?guessing I can spray with a quad of my tractor spraying licence?
  5. N

    fodder beet for ewes and lambs

    Hi all. This may be a stupid question but if you don't ask.......! We have a small but expanding lleyn ewe flock. For several years we have bought in fodder beet to feed ad-lib to the ewes 4/5 weeks before lambing to coincide with max lamb growth. We have also grown stubble turnips of...
  6. czechmate

    Fungicide in a bag

    Only curious, I was thinking back and I used to use a fungicide that came in a soluble bag that you just put in the tank, whole. I recon it was Maneb, Zineb and something ... Like furban??? Just out of curiosity can anyone fill any blanks, like it’s name? And ingredients? I think it was mainly...
  7. KUHN Farm Machinery (UK)


    MAKING BEST USE OF STRAW With straw from the 2020 harvest likely to be relatively scarce, and some in the trade predicting a 15-20% increase in costs, livestock farmers will be looking hard at how they use it for bedding. For those still adopting a manual approach, there is an immediate win...
  8. Bloders

    Ink jet printer

    I need a new printer. I cant decide whether to go for a cheap printer with cartridges, or a more expensive printer with "tanks" Im erring on the tank printer. Can anyone recomend a decent printer witht he following spec colour printer scanner duplex printing wifi/ethernet connection thanks!